NSTSE Syllabus 2020 - Unified Council provides the syllabus of NSTSE 2020 for class 1st to 12th. Students should be aware of the complete NSTSE syllabus of their class to qualify the examination. The questions will be asked from two sections for class 1 and 2, three sections for class 3 to 5, five sections for class 6 to 10 and four sections for class 11 and 12. The NSTSE 2020 syllabus will follow 85% of the CBSE curriculum and is also suitable for students from ICSE and state boards. From class 3 to 12, there will be a section of Critical Thinking, the goal for which is to test candidates in Logical & Inductive Reasoning, Tactics & Strategies in decision making, Subjective & Objective analysis. NSTSE syllabus 2020 provides details of important topics and sections that one must prepare for the exam. NSTSE 2020 will be held on December 4, 2019 for students appearing from schools and on December 15, 2019 for individual students. Unified Council follows the NSTSE syllabus to make the question paper. To have better clarity of subjects and topics, students can also solve the sample papers of NSTSE 2020.

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NSTSE Syllabus 2020

Note- Class 11th & 12th Science students can apply for KVPY 2019 scholarships while Class 10th students can apply for NTSE 2020 Scholarships as well.

NSTSE Syllabus 2020 for class 1

There will be 40 questions for class 1. Syllabus of NSTSE and marks distribution for class 1 are as given below:

NSTSE Class I Syllabus

Subject

Total no. of questions

Total marks

Mathematics

25

25

General Science

15

15

Total

40

40

NSTSE Syllabus for Class 2

A total of 50 questions will be asked in NSTSE 2020 for students from class 2. Check the NSTSE syllabus and marks distribution for class 2 is:

NSTSE Class II Syllabus

Subject

Total no. of questions

Total marks

Mathematics

25

25

General Science

25

25

Total

50

50

NSTSE Syllabus 2020 for Class 3 to 5

A total of 60 questions will be asked from three sections for students from class 3 to 5. Syllabus of NSTSE 2019 and marks distribution for class 3 to 5 is:

NSTSE Syllabus for Class 3 to 5

Subject

Total no. of questions

Total marks

Mathematics

25

25

General Science

30

30

Critical Thinking

5

5

Total

60

60

NSTSE Syllabus 2020 for class 6 to 10

There will be 60 questions for 60 marks asked from 5 subjects for students from class 6 to 10. Students studying in class 10 should follow the CBSE Class 10th syllabus for better preparation. NSTSE 2020 Syllabus and marks distribution for this group is as follow-

NSTSE Syllabus for Class 6 to 10

Subject

Total no. of questions

Total marks

Mathematics

25

25

Physics

10

10

Chemistry

10

10

Biology

10

10

Critical Thinking

5

5

Total

60

60

NSTSE Syllabus 2020 for Class 11 and 12 (PCM)

A total of 60 questions will be asked from four sections for students from PCM in class 11 and 12. Below are the sections and respective marks.

NSTSE Syllabus for Class 11 & 12 (PCM)

Subject

Total no. of questions

Total marks

Mathematics

25

25

Physics

15

15

Chemistry

15

15

Critical Thinking

5

5

Total

60

60

NSTSE Syllabus for Class 11 and 12 (PCB)

There will be 60 questions from 4 sections that are Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and Critical Thinking. Students should prepare CBSE 12th syllabus for the exam. NSTSE 2020 syllabus and marks distribution for this class is:

Subject

Total no. of questions

Total marks

Biology

25

25

Physics

15

15

Chemistry

15

15

Critical Thinking

5

5

Total

60

60

How to Prepare for NSTSE 2020?

Follow the simple tips for improving your performance in NSTSE 2020 exam-

  1. Cover the entire NSTSE syllabus that includes the CBSE syllabus of respective class.
  2. Read daily newspaper, magazines or journals that you find interesting in order to stay updated with the latest trends and information.
  3. Clear your basic concepts and follow textbooks.
  4. Watch informative channels such as National Geographic, Animal Planet, Discovery, etc.
  5. Take part in quiz programmes on a regular basis.

NSTSE Selection Process

Students should qualify the objective-type test with 100% marks or obtain the highest marks to get selected for the scholarship amount.

  • NSTSE 2020 focuses on measuring how well students have imbibed the skills and concepts underlying the school syllabus.
  • This exam helps teachers and parents to know the strengths and weaknesses of an individual student and also entire classes.
  • Unified council follows CBSE syllabus but NSTSE question papers. However, the papers are also suitable for other board students such as ICSE/ ISC and State Board/Matriculation.

NSTSE Sample Papers

Students who want an extra edge over the competition and want to ace the exam can make their preparations better by solving sample papers. Practising from sample papers will make you aware of the NSTSE syllabus 2020, marking scheme, standard of questions, exam pattern etc. You can follow the steps given below to access NSTSE 2020 Sample Papers:

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examination kaha hoga? mai mp se hu and i want to give this exam

Aditya kumar Student Expert 8th Apr, 2020
Hi

You don't need to worry at all dear.

This is because NTSE has its examination centre in all the states.

So , now that you are from Madhya Pradesh, you don't need to worry as NTSE has its examination centre in Madhya Pradesh as well.

Examination centre in Madhya Pradesh is:-

KV No 1, Opp Central India Flour Mill, Hoshangabad Road, Bhopa,Madhya Pradesh

For detailed information go through our page for which link is provided below
https://school.careers360.com/articles/ntse-exam-centres

Thankyou
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My ward is now in class 7.When I can apply for this.Please about ISTSE.Is it fake Domain?

Deepshikha Student Expert 29th Mar, 2020
Hey,
International level Talent Search Examination for Indian Schools or ISTSE is an examination for class 1 to 10 that measures the intellectual ability of students.
This exam can be participated through online mode or through paper mode that is only possible through the schools. For paper based exam,the forms will be provided through the school. For online mode
You can refer to the link provided below for the online registration:
https://www.istse.org/Register.aspx#/1#Register (https://www.istse.org/Register.aspx#/1%23Register)
Hope this helps.
Good luck.
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what is the exam date of nstse in 2020 for class 7

chinmayi 24th Mar, 2020

Hello,

The NSTSE exam for the year 2019-20 was conducted in the month of December 2019 and the results were out on January 22 2020.So , the dates for NSTSE 2020 are not released yet . You can visit the website www.unififedcouncli.com (//www.unififedcouncli.com) for further details and be updated .

Hope this helps you .

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what is nstse exam date for class 10 for the year 2020-21 please answer me

Harshita Sharan Srivastava Student Expert 10th Mar, 2020

NSTSE 2020 (National Level Science Talent Search Examination)  was held on December 4, 2019 for students applied through schools, while for the applicants applied individually or directly, the exam was conducted on December 15, 2019. The results are also declared for the same. However, the notification for next year is nt out yet.

You can check following link for detailed information:

https://school.careers360.com/exams/nstse

Good Luck

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what is nstse exam and geogenius exam

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 7th Mar, 2020
Hello.
Geo genius exam stand for national geography Olympiad it is two level exam 1st level is your school level exam which is conducted at your respective schools and the qualified students becomes eligible for the national level exam which is conducted at the Kota rank holders are awarded with the trophy ,tablet, medal and certificates, while NTSE exam stand for national talent Search examination it is also two level exam, its purpose is to award scholarship to the talented student.
But for that exam you must be studying in class 10th but for Geo geography exam a candidate can apply if he/ she is studying in class second to 10th.
Best of luck.
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